• Lee Christensen Interview, February 14, 1988

    Christensen, Lee

    Lee Christensen discusses his career as a hay derrick—also known as beaver slides or stackers—builder, which started in the 1920s when he apprenticed with another builder before striking out on his ow…

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  • Crane in process of stacking hay

    Crane in process of stacking hay on the Montana State Prison farm at Deer Lodge, Montana, under Frank Connelly. Two horses stand in center of photograph. One man is to left of hay pile, second man sta…

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  • Camp Keewaydin, bull rake and beaver slide

    McKay, R. H. (Rollin H.)

    Camp Keewaydin, group of riders on horses near a beaverslide haystack.

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  • [Nina Culbertson].

    Unidentified photographer

    View of a woman with a horse, three men stacking hay with a beaverslide in the background. Nina Culbertson of Chinook, Montana.

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  • Camp Keewaydin, bull rake and beaver slide

    McKay, R. H. (Rollin H.)

    Camp Keewaydin, bull rakes and beaverslide stacking hay.

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  • Camp Keewaydin, bull rake and beaver slide

    McKay, R. H. (Rollin H.)

    Camp Keewaydin, group of riders by a beaverslide haystack.

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  • Haying crew in operation in Bitterroot Valley

    Close-up view of haying crew in operation in the Bitterroot Valley. Four crew men on and near belt driven haying machine.

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  • Mowing hay

    Mowing hay on Hesper Farm, circa 1904. Contributed by The Harley O'Donnell Collection. Published by Pediment Publishing with the cooperation of the Billings Gazette.

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  • Hay baling crew near Florence

    Hay baling crew near Florence, Montana. Steam tractor in foreground on dirt road pulling two carts and followed by one horse-drawn carriage. Wire fence can be seen behind the tractor.

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  • Haying near Florence, Montana

    Haying near Florence, Montana. Two people sit atop a pile of hay in a horse-drawn wagon.

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  • Camp Keewaydin, bull rake and beaver slide

    McKay, R. H. (Rollin H.)

    Camp Keewaydin, bull rakes and beaverslide stacking hay.

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  • Unidentified Sheep Ranch in Central Montana

    Culver Studio, Lewistown, Montana

    Reprinted from a glass negative, this picture of an unidentified sheep ranch shows the sheep near the ranch buildings, and horse drawn hay rake and wagon in the foreground. It is thought to be located…

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  • Camp Keewaydin, bull rake and beaver slide

    McKay, R. H. (Rollin H.)

    Camp Keewaydin, beaverslide and bull rakes.

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